Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the Present
Viking, 1994 - Social Science - 812 pages
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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Monday 3 April ( Halifax ] M — said , very sweetly & with tears at the bare thought
, she could never bear me to do anything wrong with . . . anyone in my own rank
of life . She could bear it better with an inferior , where the danger of her being ...
He got very white , and I thought he was going to faint . I restrained myself from
saying much more . I wanted to say , “ Don ' t you know , you stupid fool , that she
is mine in every sense of the word ? ” but I was afraid that he would kill her if I did
At one time I thought he would laugh at my story , and I could not bear its being
treated as a jest ; and at another , I thought he might fancy that I had been
attacked by the mysterious complaint which had invaded our neighbourhood .
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
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Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
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